Mirror

Egyptian
Late Period
late 6th century B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Begrawiya, S 32

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 15 x 5.5 cm (11 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.961

Medium or Technique

Silver; bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Bronze disc; silver handle in form of papyrus column. Incised rosette on base of column.

Provenance

From Meroe, tomb S 32. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition